GCFR is responsible for fire protection in Gilmer County. We respond to all fire calls in the unincorporated areas of Gilmer County as well as East Ellijay. GCFR also provides mutual aid and automatic to the City of Ellijay Fire Department. Our fire protection responsibilities include commercial and residential buildings, vehicle fires, and wildland fires.
Emergency Medical Services
GCFR provides emergency medical services for Gilmer County. Providing leading edge emergency medical care is one of the priorites. Gilmer County firefighters are trained to the level of EMT or Paramedic. They also strive to stay up to date on leading developements in emergency medicine.